NSS Labs 2019 NGFW Group Test: Highest Security Effectiveness Score

NSS Labs 2019 NGFW Group Test: Highest Security Effectiveness Score

We are excited to announce that Palo Alto Networks has achieved the highest Security Effectiveness score among all twelve products included in this year’s NSS Labs NGFW group test.  Our NGFW blocked 100% of evasions, and it earned a “Recommended” rating. Highlights from our test results include: Highest Security Effectiveness score 100% evasions blocked (406 [...]

Protecting Endpoints From Day One

Protecting Endpoints From Day One

Deploying and managing endpoint protection shouldn’t be difficult. However, customers of traditional endpoint protection products complain about day-to-day management, database maintenance, agent updates, and constant tuning to eliminate false positives and keep resource utilization in check. Worst, even with all this work, endpoints still get compromised. A customer who was evaluating Traps put it into [...]

What Does It Mean to Be “5G-Ready”?

What Does It Mean to Be “5G-Ready”?

With regard to security, it’s critical. We keep hearing about products and technologies that are “5G-ready.” But what does that mean? Mobile Service Providers will undoubtedly require 5G equipment that is scalable in terms of capacity and throughput, but does that alone mean the networks will be 5G-ready? In late February at Mobile World Congress [...]

Google’s GDPR Fine Reinforces Need for Intentional Data Governance

Google’s GDPR Fine Reinforces Need for Intentional Data Governance

For those of us who work in information security, data privacy and governance, we seem to traverse daily from one headline to another. A new corporate victim announces they were breached to the tune of 100 million records. A regulatory body announces a financial and oversight settlement with a company for failure to adequately protect [...]